Dear Members and Friends of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce,

We are delighted to keep you updated regarding our events and relevant information.
Renpower Madagascar - 13 Sept
SCC is a supporting organisation of the Renewable Energy, Power Infrastructure & Energy Efficiency Investors Conference, scheduled to take place in Antananarivo.
Business Breakfast - 18 September 
Opportunities in Swaziland

The Swaziland Investment Promotion Authority will outline how companies can set up, take advantage of the wide regional African market and the COMESA region to which investing in Swaziland gives access to. Registration will be open soon.
Multi-Chamber Speed Networking Evening - 20 September
Join us for a fantastic chance to network with members of four business associations;
the Portuguese, Irish, Nordic and Spanish Chamber together.
Registrations will be open soon.
Business Breakfast - 5 October
Opportunities that the SA legal system offers to encourage public participation, including private sector submissions. From Green Papers to the actual promulgation of the law. Practical steps to make your voice heard. Invitation will follow.
Business Breakfast - 19 October
Southern Africa Water Sector, Opportunity in Crisis

Challenges and opportunities that the private sector companies experience working with water related projects in Southern Africa. Invitation will follow.
 Cultural events and other information:
Spanish Festival 2017 - Saturday 16 September, 11h00
The Spanish Chamber of Commerce in South Africa with the support of the Embassy of Spain and in partnership with the NIROX Foundation is inviting you to join this year's Spanish Festival.
Guests will enjoy a full Spanish experience with live music, dance performances, art studio visits, paella cooking contest, Spanish puppet show for kids, a selection of stalls and more. A generous selection of tapas, Spanish wine and cava and also churros will be available.
This event is open to everyone. Get your tickets.

Immigration Policy News

On 28 July 2017 the South African Government released its anticipated White Paper on Immigration that provides a policy framework for comprehensive review and overhaul of South Africa's immigration system and the introduction of significant changes over the next two years. More information here.

Spanish Movie - Wednesday 30 August, 20h30
También la lluvia is a 2010 Spanish drama film directed by Icíar Bollaín that will be shown at the Lavia Theater in Cape Town.  The film received nominations and won awards internationally, including an Ariel Award for Best Ibero-American Film and three Goya Awards, one of which was Best Original Score for the work of Alberto Iglesias. Additionally, the film was nominated as Spain’s entry for the 2011 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language. Bookings.

We welcome our NEW MEMBERS:

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Pinsent Masons is a full-service international law firm with market-leading expertise in five key global sectors: Advanced Manufacturing & Technology, Energy, Financial Services, Infrastructure and Real Estate. They provide a strong local presence with an excellent understanding of the local market, backed up by their innovative technologies and global resources. Pinsent Masons has been working in more than 40 African countries over 40 years. Their Africa practice consists of around 50 partners and more than 150 lawyers from common law and civil law cultures, all of whom understand the different legal jurisdictions and languages across this diverse continent.

Siyenza is a boutique events, marketing and public relations house, skilled with decades of experience in the fields of brand architecture, communication, event management, marketing and publishing. Siyenza is an empowered company passionate about making your brand come alive in the minds and imaginations of your clients and audience, whether through events and conferencing, marketing, media campaigns, business consulting or strategic advice. Siyenza, which means ‘we do’ in Nguni, has provided cutting edge creativity, business intelligence and expert delivery with the finest attention to detail to high-level corporate and government clients since 2002.

Please contact us if you need further information about the following

Spanish & English courses at Wits

Wits Language School in Johannesburg offers both public courses as well as in-house tuition for corporate clients. Highly qualified, native speakers teach Spanish and English at all levels, and can travel to your offices to give classes at times that suit you.
10% discount to SCC Members
Please contact Mmabotsile Myeni for more information.  


Spanish Chamber Business Directory Booklet

A printed edition of our business directory 2018 is in preparation. All Members will be listed free of charge (logo, business description and contact).
Interviews and success stories will be part of it.
One year reference book in high quality full color printing.
Do not miss this opportunity.

Have you heard from the benefits of being a Member?
  • Discounts on flight tickets with IBERIA in their connection JHB-MADRID. Exclusive for Members and their relatives!
  • Discounts for Members and their relatives in Language Schools in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
  • Discounts in the International fees for MBA and Executive MBA at UCT Graduate School of Business
  • Discounts in Hotels: Protea Hotel Balalaika, Holiday Inn Sandton, NH Hotels in Cape Town and more!
Furthermore, you have access to all the events hosted by us and our network, giving you the possibility to expand your data base and promote your business.

If you want to discover how, send an email to

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